Military claims to have wiped out 5 NPA fronts on Zamboanga Peninsula

The military claims to have dismantled five guerrilla fronts of the New People’s Army (NPA) in the Zamboanga Peninsula, greatly weakening Communist rebel strength in the region. As a result, Brigadier General Leonel Nicolas, commander of the Army’s 102nd Infantry Brigade, declared two provinces – Zamboanga Sibugay and Zamboanga del Sur – free of communist… Continue reading Military claims to have wiped out 5 NPA fronts on Zamboanga Peninsula

Philippine Army’s 53IB, community join hands to rebuild barangay road together

Photo courtesy of 53rd Infantry "Matapat" Battalion

The Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) and 1st CMO “Mahigalaon” Battalion (1CMOBn) partnered with the community of Barangay Salvador in Dumingag, Zamboanga del Sur to rebuild the barangay’s main road on July 19-20, 2021. The Matapat and Mahigalaon Troopers, along with Hon. Rolly Jemino of the Committee on Peace and Order, engaged in… Continue reading Philippine Army’s 53IB, community join hands to rebuild barangay road together

Signal troopers conduct repair and maintenance of 44IB C4S Signal equipment

Photo courtesy of 44th Infantry Battalion, 1ID, PA

1st Signal Battalion, Army Signal Regiment, Philippine Army conducted repair and maintenance of unit C4S equipment at Headquarters 44IB, Lower Baluran, Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay Province on July 25, 2021. The Signal Mobile Maintenance and Repair Team (SMMART) of the 1st Signal Battalion, led by Cpt Michael Morales, facilitated the repair of C4S equipment such as… Continue reading Signal troopers conduct repair and maintenance of 44IB C4S Signal equipment